Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .500-465 in Nitro Express by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .500-465 in Nitro Express by Kynoch

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XX.1621

Provenance

P.Budgen collection.

Physical Description

Lead nosed conical nickel jacketed bullet. The straight brass case has three short crimps at the neck and a thin rim. The copper primer is large and slightly recessed.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.5 in
CaseLength3.23 in
OverallLength3.86 in

Calibre

.500/.465 Nitro _ (.46 India x 3 1/4)

Inscriptions and Marks

C KYNOCH C .500

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

G.Hoyem 'The History and Development of the Cartridge' Vol III.